C Jobs in the South West

C
England > South West

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West requiring C skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited C over the 6 months leading up to 15 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
15 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 80 137 126
Rank change year-on-year +57 -11 -11
Permanent jobs citing C 296 122 270
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 2.95% 1.92% 2.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.31% 5.17% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 227 60 88
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £30,438
25th Percentile £45,000 £49,375 £38,577
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% +19.05% +10.53%
75th Percentile £70,625 £77,500 £64,063
90th Percentile £80,000 £83,017 £70,353
England median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -8.00% +8.70% +4.55%

All Programming Languages
South West

C falls under the Programming Languages category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring coding skills in the South West.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,872 2,359 4,481
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 28.61% 37.04% 47.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2,183 1,639 2,787
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,600 £32,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +10.53%
75th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing C as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for C in the South West

C
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C in the South West.

Salary trend for C in the South West

C
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing C in the South West over the 6 months to 15 July 2024.

Salary histogram for C in the South West

C
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the South West region over the 6 months to 15 July 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Bristol +44 81 £60,000 -4.00% 9
Gloucestershire -8 74 £60,000 +9.09% 7
Dorset +29 61 £55,000 +15.79% 10
Wiltshire +6 35 £67,500 -3.57% 1
Devon +9 26 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Somerset +5 14 £50,000 -33.33% 7
C
England

C
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.35%) Apache Spark
1 4 (1.35%) Confluence
2 3 (1.01%) CMS
2 3 (1.01%) Headless CMS
2 3 (1.01%) IIS
2 3 (1.01%) Kentico
2 3 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (1.01%) Umbraco
2 3 (1.01%) WinCC
3 2 (0.68%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (5.74%) Simulink
2 11 (3.72%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.34%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.76%) AWS
2 9 (3.04%) Azure
3 3 (1.01%) Azure DevOps
3 3 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.01%) Kontent
3 3 (1.01%) WhatsApp
4 2 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.05%) HTTP
1 12 (4.05%) Internet
1 12 (4.05%) TCP/IP
2 11 (3.72%) Wireless
2 11 (3.72%) Wireshark
3 9 (3.04%) 5G
3 9 (3.04%) OFDM
4 8 (2.70%) DNS
4 8 (2.70%) SD-WAN
4 8 (2.70%) SMTP
4 8 (2.70%) WAN
5 7 (2.36%) Link 16
6 5 (1.69%) Ethernet
6 5 (1.69%) Network Security
7 4 (1.35%) Bluetooth
8 3 (1.01%) Asterisk PBX
8 3 (1.01%) PBX
8 3 (1.01%) RS-232
8 3 (1.01%) RTP
8 3 (1.01%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (1.35%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.01%) Big Data
3 3 (1.01%) Data Mining
3 3 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.01%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.01%) SQLite
4 2 (0.68%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (7.09%) Git
2 18 (6.08%) LabVIEW
3 17 (5.74%) Jenkins
4 15 (5.07%) JIRA
5 14 (4.73%) Rational Rhapsody
6 11 (3.72%) IDA Disassembler
7 8 (2.70%) Visual Studio
8 6 (2.03%) Rational DOORS
9 5 (1.69%) NetBeans
10 4 (1.35%) Subversion
11 3 (1.01%) Android Studio
11 3 (1.01%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.01%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.01%) SonarQube
12 2 (0.68%) PetaLinux
13 1 (0.34%) GDB
General
1 62 (20.95%) Social Skills
2 38 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (11.15%) Electronics
4 20 (6.76%) Telecoms
5 19 (6.42%) Aerospace
6 18 (6.08%) Finance
6 18 (6.08%) Manufacturing
7 17 (5.74%) Marketing
8 14 (4.73%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 10 (3.38%) Automotive
9 10 (3.38%) Public Sector
10 8 (2.70%) Presentation Skills
11 7 (2.36%) Avionics
11 7 (2.36%) Retail
12 6 (2.03%) Documentation Skills
12 6 (2.03%) Law
13 4 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (1.01%) French Language
14 3 (1.01%) German Language
14 3 (1.01%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 163 (55.07%) Software Engineer
2 93 (31.42%) Embedded Engineer
3 77 (26.01%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 65 (21.96%) Senior
5 44 (14.86%) Senior Software Engineer
6 33 (11.15%) Senior Embedded Engineer
6 33 (11.15%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 27 (9.12%) C++ Software Engineer
7 27 (9.12%) Developer
8 26 (8.78%) C Software Engineer
9 23 (7.77%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 20 (6.76%) Lead
11 18 (6.08%) Architect
12 16 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
13 14 (4.73%) Electronics Engineer
14 13 (4.39%) Security Researcher
15 11 (3.72%) Embedded C Engineer
15 11 (3.72%) Embedded C Software Engineer
16 9 (3.04%) Junior Software Engineer
16 9 (3.04%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.05%) .NET
2 11 (3.72%) HTML
3 9 (3.04%) .NET Framework
3 9 (3.04%) ASP.NET
4 8 (2.70%) Yocto
5 7 (2.36%) Qt
6 6 (2.03%) .NET Core
6 6 (2.03%) PyTorch
6 6 (2.03%) React
7 5 (1.69%) JavaFX
7 5 (1.69%) XML
8 4 (1.35%) RESTful
9 3 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.01%) Blazor
9 3 (1.01%) CSS
9 3 (1.01%) LLVM
9 3 (1.01%) Middleware
9 3 (1.01%) Next.js
9 3 (1.01%) ONNX
9 3 (1.01%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.16%) FPGA
2 31 (10.47%) Algorithms
3 27 (9.12%) Embedded Systems
4 21 (7.09%) VHDL
5 16 (5.41%) GNSS
6 12 (4.05%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (3.72%) Robotics
8 10 (3.38%) Device Driver
9 9 (3.04%) PMI
10 8 (2.70%) CUDA
10 8 (2.70%) MicroBlaze
10 8 (2.70%) Tandem
11 7 (2.36%) Renewable Energy
12 6 (2.03%) Product Ownership
12 6 (2.03%) Public Cloud
13 5 (1.69%) Cloud Native
13 5 (1.69%) Replication
14 4 (1.35%) IoT
15 3 (1.01%) Mobile App
16 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 129 (43.58%) Linux
2 60 (20.27%) Embedded Linux
3 27 (9.12%) Windows
4 11 (3.72%) Kali Linux
4 11 (3.72%) Unix
5 6 (2.03%) Android
5 6 (2.03%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.01%) CentOS
6 3 (1.01%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 2 (0.68%) AIX
7 2 (0.68%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (63.51%) Software Engineering
2 74 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 73 (24.66%) Problem-Solving
4 42 (14.19%) Computer Science
5 34 (11.49%) SDLC
6 32 (10.81%) UML
7 31 (10.47%) Agile
8 26 (8.78%) Artificial Intelligence
9 24 (8.11%) Signal Processing
9 24 (8.11%) Test Automation
10 20 (6.76%) Configuration Management
11 18 (6.08%) Machine Learning
11 18 (6.08%) Requirements Analysis
12 16 (5.41%) B2B
12 16 (5.41%) Embedded Software Development
12 16 (5.41%) Mathematics
12 16 (5.41%) Software Architecture
12 16 (5.41%) Software Testing
13 14 (4.73%) Defect Tracking
13 14 (4.73%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 158 (53.38%) Python
2 146 (49.32%) C++
3 69 (23.31%) Bash
3 69 (23.31%) Embedded C
4 63 (21.28%) Rust
5 41 (13.85%) Java
6 38 (12.84%) MATLAB
7 26 (8.78%) C#
7 26 (8.78%) Perl
8 22 (7.43%) SQL
9 20 (6.76%) Ada
10 14 (4.73%) JavaScript
11 11 (3.72%) Scala
12 10 (3.38%) VB
13 8 (2.70%) Embedded C++
13 8 (2.70%) Tcl
14 6 (2.03%) R
15 5 (1.69%) Fortran
15 5 (1.69%) PHP
15 5 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 122 (41.22%) Security Cleared
2 88 (29.73%) Degree
3 29 (9.80%) DV Cleared
4 21 (7.09%) BPSS Clearance
5 20 (6.76%) SC Cleared
6 19 (6.42%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (3.04%) PMI Certification
8 6 (2.03%) SANS
9 5 (1.69%) CISA
9 5 (1.69%) CISM
9 5 (1.69%) CISSP
9 5 (1.69%) CRISC
9 5 (1.69%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.34%) CCNA
10 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.34%) HNC
10 1 (0.34%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.05%) Def Stans
2 9 (3.04%) ISO 9001
3 8 (2.70%) IEC 61508
4 6 (2.03%) NIST
4 6 (2.03%) QA
5 5 (1.69%) TickIT
6 4 (1.35%) DO-178B
7 3 (1.01%) IEC 61131
7 3 (1.01%) MISRA
System Software
1 38 (12.84%) Firmware
2 32 (10.81%) Embedded Firmware
3 3 (1.01%) Docker
3 3 (1.01%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 5 (1.69%) Ansible
2 3 (1.01%) Progress Chef
3 1 (0.34%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.34%) Nagios
3 1 (0.34%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (3.72%) Xilinx
2 8 (2.70%) Altera
2 8 (2.70%) Atlassian
2 8 (2.70%) Green Hills
2 8 (2.70%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.70%) Motorola
3 7 (2.36%) SAP
4 6 (2.03%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.35%) Cisco
6 3 (1.01%) Coverity
6 3 (1.01%) Dialogic
6 3 (1.01%) NVIDIA
6 3 (1.01%) Optimizely
6 3 (1.01%) Ribbon
6 3 (1.01%) Samsung
6 3 (1.01%) Siemens
6 3 (1.01%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.01%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.68%) Google
7 2 (0.68%) Keysight